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Dave Chappelle Sticks Up For Donald Sterling

Just this year, comedian Dave Chappelle made his triumphant return to the world of stand-up comedy. The comedian, who’s known for his observations and routines regarding race, couldn’t have made his comeback at a better time. Chappelle returned to the stage right at the peak of the scandal involving Donald Sterling and his racist tirade. Despite the fact that Chappelle …

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V. Stiviano Allegedly ‘Punched in the Face’ in NYC

V. Stiviano, the woman who infamously taped the damning video of L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling making racist comments, was assaulted by two men in New York City Sunday, her lawyer told ABC News. However, no police reports have been filed, and New York Police Department officials said officers did not respond to any incidents involving Stiviano. The assault allegedly …

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Amber Rose: Twitter Reacts to Her Shades

Channeling some futuristic Terminator character, Amber Rose walked the red carpet at Sunday’s Billboard Music Awards donning some pretty serious shades. The 30-year-old model arrived wearing black visor-type sunglasses that covered half her face, from her brow to her lips. Posing with her husband of one year, Wiz Khalifa, she accessorized her accessory with an all-black ensemble and black boots …

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Donald Sterling Wants ‘Another Shot’

Donald Sterling hopes the world can forgive him. More specifically, he wants a second chance. While most people have no remorse for the conflicted LA Clippers’ owner, he hopes other NBA owners and those he offended can eventually forgive him. During the second part of his interview on Anderson Cooper 360, he made his sentiments quite clear. “I want to show all …

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Donald Sterling Tries to Apologize, Makes It Worse

Donald Sterling has enough money to head to to wherever he wants and lie low until everyone forgets that he doesn’t like his women hanging around black men. He doesn’t need the Clippers. He could hand his wife half of everything and still have more money than Midas. But Donald Sterling doesn’t want to go out like that. For weeks …

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Donald Sterling Claims He Isn’t Racist, Questions Magic Johnson’s Integrity

Guess what? Despite being caught on tape telling his girlfriend not to bring any black people to his games, disgraced Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling insists that he is not a racist. Instead, Sterling says he was “baited” into making the remarks. “You can sleep with [black people]. You can bring them in, you can do whatever you want,” …

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Shelly Sterling Fights To Keep Clippers

In the ongoing saga that is the Donald Sterling racist comments, a new wrinkle has been forming. This one involves his estranged wife, Shelly Sterling. We’ve told you recently about how Shelly Sterling is suing V. Stiviano, the woman who is heard on the now-infamous recording with Donald Sterling. Shelly says that the money and cars that her husband gave …

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Donald Sterling Apologizes For Racist Remarks

In his first public comments since being banned from the NBA, Donald Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, has apologized for his racist comments. On Sunday, Sterling broke his silence and told CNN’s Anderson Cooper that he was sorry for the things he said, and claims that he is not racist. “I’m not a racist,” Sterling said. “I …

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V. Stiviano a Gold Digger, Says Mrs. Sterling

The “V” stands for “Vivian”, if some sources are to be believed. But she was actually born Maria Vanessa Perez and had her name legally changed to “V. Stiviano.” Everyone calls her simply “V”, as though she were wearing a Guy Fawkes mask instead of an over-sized visor, her accessory of choice when out around the paparazzi. When Maria Vanessa …

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Donald Sterling Is Sorry, Just Not For His Racism

Anyone who listened to the audio recording of Donald Sterling’s racist rant knows that this man is anything but in touch with the reality of an ethnically diverse world. He rejects the idea that people outside of his “master race” deserve to be treated fairly and with dignity and respect. Having admonished his mistress for associating with black people openly …

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Donald Sterling’s Cancer Revelation Is Suspiciously Timed

Did Donald Sterling release his medical condition to the press in a bid for sympathy? With the negative publicity surrounding him, the announcement on Thursday that Sterling is battling prostate cancer is seen by more cynical observers as almost conveniently timed. The revelation of Sterling’s racist opinions via secretly recorded audio had resulted in a serious backlash against his Los …

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Donald Sterling’s Behavior Not Surprising To Everyone

Donald Sterling’s racist ranting and comments have stirred things up at the NBA, but according to current and past Clippers team members, he has been causing problems and being disrespectful for years. Several former Clippers players have claimed that Sterling would often barge into their locker room and either degrade the players or make comments that made them feel uncomfortable. …

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Frankie Muniz Defends the LA Clippers

Bad press doesn’t begin to describe the negativity experienced by the NBA’s LA Clippers over the past week. Team owner Donald Sterling was caught last week being quite racist in an audio clip made public by TMZ. The scandal has led the NBA to ban Sterling and fine him $2.5 million. The NBA will also seek to push Sterling out …

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David Geffen: Business Magnate Interested In Buying LA Clippers

Buyers have been showing their interest in purchasing the Los Angeles Clippers after Adam Silver, the NBA Commissioner, said that he is pushing for the team’s sale and is also urging league owners to push for the sale as well. The news came out following the lifetime NBA ban of the team’s owner Donald Sterling. The lifetime ban was a …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Sterling GF, Media ‘Caught’ Him

Former Los Angeles Lakers star and former Clippers assistant, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, wrote an op-ed column for Time.com about his take on the Donald Sterling scandal. Abdul-Jabbar said while Clippers owner Sterling – who was banned from the NBA for life – should have been held accountable years ago for his bigotry, blame for this latest incident should be shared with …

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: Sterling Only Part of Problem

In a recent Time Magazine “op-ed” piece, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar went ballistic on the Donald Sterling situation. A former coach for the L.A. Clippers, himself, Abdul-Jabbar is in a position to know of what he speaks. “Racists deserve to be paraded around the modern town square of the television screen so that the rest of us who believe in the American …

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Donald Sterling Officially Banned from NBA for Life

CBS News reports that L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling is now officially banned for life by the NBA. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced the banning on Tuesday. “The views expressed by Mr. Sterling are deeply offensive and harmful,” Silver said. “The man whose voice is heard on the recording … is Mr. Sterling. “The hateful opinions voiced by that man …

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Donald Trump: Sterling’s Woman Set Him Up

Donald Sterling said some pretty stupid things. He’s catching flak for it left and right. There is a small cotingent of folks who, even though they disagree with what he said, and think that his statements are deplorable, also allow that it was a private conversation with an expectation of privacy. Who hasn’t said something off base in a conversation …

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Shelly Sterling Gives Unconvincing Condemnation Of Husband

Donald Sterling’s wife Rochelle “Shelly” Sterling had come out in full force to condemn her husband for his racist remarks that were recently caught on tape. “Our family is devastated by the racist comments made by my estranged husband,” Shelly Sterling said to TMZ, “My children and I do not share these despicable views or prejudices.” She also told TMZ …

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Shelly Sterling Blasts, Then Defends Husband

The estranged wife of L.A. Clipper’s owner Donald Sterling can’t seem to make up her mind about racial comments her husband made in an audio recording his 31-year-old girlfriend released over the weekend. Rochelle Sterling, who attended the Clippers game Sunday, told TMZ her family was devastated by the comments and they would support the team. “Our family is devastated …

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Los Angeles Clippers: Major Announcement Coming

A hugely controversial audio clip that multiple parties are now claiming is Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling may force the NBA to send a strong message to the unpopular sports figure. It is being reported that a huge announcement is to be expected on Tuesday courtesy of NBA Commissioner Adam Silver. Silver faces his first real test since being …

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Marge Schott: The Donald Sterling Prequel

Donald Sterling is in hot water. It looks like there is little question now that the Los Angeles Clippers’ owner did indeed say what everyone thinks he said about black people. As the hours pass, one person after another pipes up to condemn his statement, distance themselves from him, or point out that this is not the first time he …

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V. Stiviano Is No Heroine In Donald Sterling Scandal

V. Stiviano’s name has been on the tongues of millions of people in recent days. She was the woman heard in an audio recording said to feature Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling. Sterling is alleged to have made numerous racist remarks in the audio, including a request that his girlfriend not publicly associate with blacks or bring them to …

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Al Sharpton: Remove Sterling or ‘We March’

Reverend Al Sharpton is threatening to protest the NBA if L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling is not dealt with immediately for his racist comments. “No one should be allowed to own a team if they have in fact engaged in this kind of racial language,” said the civil rights activist to TMZ Sports. Sharpton, president of the National Action Network, …

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Los Angeles Clippers Team At Odds With Owner

As the NBA probe into the controversy surrounding Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling continues, it is obvious that the situation has had a negative effect on the very team he owns. If true, it’s amazing and sad that a man can boast such low opinions of minorities and yet not realize that these same people make up a large …

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Donald Sterling’s Racist Remarks: The World Reacts

According to an alleged recording of LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling, Sterling does not like black people. He was overheard telling his girlfriend not to invite them to his games or post photos of them on Instagram. On the recording, Sterling was having an argument with his girlfriend, V. Stiviano, who is half black and half Mexican. Stiviano often posts …

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Al Sharpton To NBA: Investigate Donald Sterling Now

Reverend Al Sharpton weighed in on the National Basketball Association’s Donald Sterling controversy yesterday, telling TMZ Sports that “No one should be allowed to own a team if they have in fact engaged in this kind of racial language.” TMZ broke the story with a alleged recording of Donald Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, admonishing his girlfriend …

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Donald Sterling Being Probed By NBA

If TMZ’s shocking audio release is indeed of Donald Sterling making racist statements about blacks, he may be in hot water with the NBA. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced on Saturday that there would be a probe launched into a recording that allegedly features Sterling insisting that his biracial girlfriend stop using her Instagram account to draw attention to the …

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Donald Sterling: Los Angeles Clippers Owner’s Racist Rant Angers Many

TMZ released an audio clip of a racist rant yesterday that was allegedly made by Donald Sterling, the owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. In the clip, which has outraged the masses, we hear a man telling a woman that he doesn’t want her to bring black people to any of his games or post photos of Magic Johnson on …

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Clippers Owner: Don’t Bring Black People To My Games

Come reader, as we glimpse into the vain and amoral ponderings of the filthy rich and the honesty among the people that love them. Donald Sterling is the National Basketball Association’s (NBA) Los Angeles Clippers owner. In 1981 he bought the Clippers for $12.5 million – a team now worth $575 million according to Forbes. Sterling is a billionaire and …

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